All set for Aamito Lagum’s model master class


New York based Ugandan model Aamito Lagum is already in town. She embarked on some charity work upon her arrival before the long awaited day – 30th July.  Aamito is set to hold the first ever model master class in Uganda. The event is scheduled for Sunday, July 30th, 2017 at The Square in Industrial Area. She is famous for winning the first cycle of Africa’s Next Top Model in 2013. Signed to Joram Model Management locally, Aamito she went on to put pen on paper at DNA Model Management in New York. She has since worked with top names in the fashion industry like Marc Jacobs, Lacoste, Paul Smith and Hermès among others in both runway and editorial works including the April 2017 cover of American Allure Magazine. She has achieved so much in very little time and it is the knowledge and experience that she is coming to share with the industry players in Uganda. I am so excited to be hosting a model master class in Kampala this July with an amazing team from New York City and Los Angeles. This master class is one of a kind because it is not only for models or those who want to be but for anyone looking to better them selves in this fast paced age,” she posted on her Facebook page. One of the people lined up is New York based fashion photographer/model scout Shane Suban. Also joining the mentors is Miss Tatiana Donaldson a Top Makeup Guru based in New York. Tatiana has worked with numerous magazines including ELLE and has been part of numerous fashion campaigns like Micheal Kors’.

The event starts at 9am and participants will  pay Shs 25,000.

Meet Samson Baranga aka BigSam. He is a passionate photographer, writer, blogger, biker and his passion for fashion knows no boundaries. He is also a fashion columnist in The Observer newspaper.